Salicylic acid peels versus Jessner's solution for acne vulgaris: a comparative study.

BACKGROUND Salicylic acid was recently formulated in a hydroethanolic vehicle at a concentration of 20% to 30%. Salicylic acid has strong comedolytic effects because of its lipophilic nature. OBJECTIVE To compare the therapeutic efficacy and tolerability of salicylic acid peels with those of Jessner's solution peels in patients with acne vulgaris… CONTINUE READING